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Apparel Design and Development, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Menominee, WI, United States
Are you interested in bringing creative design visions to life in tomorrow's fashions? UW-Stout's Bachelor of Science in Apparel Design and Development will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to design for the global apparel industry.

Overview

Our faculty, some of the nation's best apparel design professionals, will help you define your career path with a choice of minors to customize your career.

Critical design thinking and hands-on experience in our state-of-the-art design studio, fabric test lab and production facilities will prepare you to:

  • Apply knowledge and skills of creative and technical design to the product development process according to market demands and industry standards.
  • Implement the apparel design and development process, from initial concept and prototyping, through completion of costing, sourcing and production.
  • Perform research and market analysis to innovate apparel products to increase profits and improve efficiencies in a changing global society.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Global Fashion Industry
  • Interior Decorating/Design Textiles
  • Apparel Construction I
  • Textiles I: Theory, Fibers and Structures
  • Pattern Development
  • History and Culture of Fashion
  • Target Market Research and Line Development

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    70

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Application
  • $100 Application fee
  • English Proficiency Test
  • Declaration of Finances
  • Official/Attested Academic Records

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17140 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9395 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9395 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Menominee

  • 1328 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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